Hiss Golden Messenger updates: 2015-04-23 18:32:47
Spotlight: Hiss Golden Messenger
Hiss Golden Messenger is Durham, North Carolina-based songwriter M.C. Taylor and multi-instrumentalist and recordist Scott Hirsch, who lives in Brooklyn, New York. The pair has been making music together for twenty years in various incarnations, including six records with the San Francisco band the Court and Spark.

HGM's 2011 LP Poor Moon has been hailed as a masterful and moving country-soul statement on faith and family by Pitchfork, Uncut, Salon, and many others, leading to profiles of Taylor by NPR, The Oxford American, and Interview Magazine. In April of 2013 Paradise of Bachelors released HGM's eagerly anticipated full-length follow up to Poor Moon, the remarkable, and darker, Haw which earned glowing reviews from the New York Times, MOJO, The Times of London, the Washington Post, and beyond, becoming one of the year's most critically lauded recordings. 2014 saw a reissue of HGM's fabled lost album Bad Debt by Paradise of Bachelors, earning unanimous critical praise (including an 8.2 from Pitchfork) and setting the stage for the band's forthcoming Lateness of Dancers.

Find Hiss Golden Messenger on iTunes:<br>
<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/bad-debt/id778941285?uo=4&at=10l59D"><b>Bad Debt (2014)</b></a><br>
<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/haw/id688965593?uo=4&at=10l59D"><b>Haw (2013)</b></a><br>
<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/poor-moon/id585818483?uo=4&at=10l59D"><b>Poor Moon (2012)</b></a>


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